Skype allows you to use the instant messaging feature to chat, in real time, with your connections. This feature also allows you to share files, images, links, and more.
- [Instructor] Skype is a powerful online communication tool…and there are many different ways…which you can use it to communicate.…In this video we'll take a look…at how you can send instant messages to your contacts,…including sending over files and images.…Earlier, we added some contacts to our account…and this is important, because our contacts…are who we have the ability to communicate with.…If you have people that you know…you want to communicate with on Skype,…you'll want to add them in as contacts.…In this case, I want to send a message…to my friend and coworker, Christen,…who I've already added as a contact.…
Now, in order to do so,…I'm going to click on her name over here in my contacts.…This will bring her account and her name up.…I can tell by the green checkmark below her name…that she's currently logged in and online.…From here, I have the ability to make a video…or audio call to Christen,…but in this case, I just want to send a message.…I'll go ahead and do that right now.…So, at the very bottom,…
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- Creating a Skype account
- Adding contacts
- Making video and audio-only calls
- Sharing your screen
- Messaging with Skype
- Making calls to mobile phones and landlines
- Using Skype Translator
Skill Level Beginner
1. Introduction to Skype
2. Skype Calls
3. More Ways to Make Skype Calls
4. Advanced Features
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